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Safety in the Oil Patch a top priority

August 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW TOWN Safety is often a top priority for companies operating in the Bakken. Continue Reading

Spirit Lifeline helicopter takes off

July 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

It is becoming easier for emergency personnel to reach western North Dakota residents in need of medical help even those who may think they’re out of reach. Continue Reading

Helicopter crashes into garage in suburban St. Paul

June 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic

A low-flying helicopter believed to be operated by the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District, was seen struggling to remain aloft, a witness said, before crashing into a garage in the St. Paul, Minn., suburb. Continue Reading

LifeLink launches get-to-know peers event

June 13, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

On Monday, LifeLink III, will open its hangar door to local medical, public safety and first responder professionals for the opportunity to look inside the air ambulance operation and meet the staff. Continue Reading

High-flying electrical work

May 14, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird, it’s a plane (actually a helicopter), it’sCapX2020 man.
Motorists traveling on Interstate 94 west of Alexandria saw the unusual sight of a worker suspended from a tethered line connected to a helicopter last week. Continue Reading

No injuries as Guard helicopter strikes hangar in Winner

December 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The UH-60 Black Hawk’s main rotor system struck an airport hangar while taxiing about 4:20 p.m. Sunday.
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‘Capture monkeys’ in action: Pilot to fly elk capture excursion in TRNP today

September 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Owner and pilot of Leading Edge Aviation, Jim Pope, 50, said from a landing and fuel stop in Deer Lodge, Mont., on his way to Theodore Roosevelt National Park on Tuesday morning that he has been a helicopter pilot leading a crew capturing wild animals much of his life. Continue Reading

View from above

September 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

A morning helicopter ride captured Prairie Elementary students at play on the playground Tuesday in Worthington. Continue Reading

Injured hiker rescued in Badlands National Park

June 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

INTERIOR (AP) Officials used a helicopter to rescue a Pennsylvania man who became injured while hiking in Badlands National Park in southwestern South Dakota. Continue Reading

Aberdeen hospital getting new medical helicopter after emergency landing

April 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ABERDEEN (AP) An Aberdeen hospital plans to put a new medical helicopter into use about a week after the Avera St. Luke’s Careflight chopper was forced to make an emergency landing on a gravel road after experiencing engine trouble. Continue Reading